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The New Anti-Hijacking Act – Notable Additions & What Got Overlooked

The lingering threat of aircraft hijacking by militant organisations compelled our lawmakers to review our existing legislation and preparedness towards such exigencies. The new Anti-Hijacking Act (Act), passed by the Lok Sabha on 9th May 2016, gives effect to The Hague Convention of 1971, and the Beijing Protocol of 2010 and has introduced some radical … Continue reading